Author Topic: He 111 & Constellation (1/144), red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.  (Read 418253 times)

Offline finsrin

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Re: Ju-52 & Potez 540, blue : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2725 on: May 02, 2022, 07:55:41 AM »
First is it gave me B-7 bomber flashes.   All-in-all is 1930-ish believable.   :smiley:

Offline ericr

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Re: Ju-52 & Potez 540, blue : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2726 on: May 03, 2022, 02:19:35 AM »

thanks for the B-7 ref, I didn't know that one, and it does look a bit similar, in the wings attachment

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Re: Ju-52 & Potez 540, blue : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2727 on: May 03, 2022, 05:08:54 AM »
Another natural combo that I'd never have thought of! And, somehow, very French looking. Nice  :smiley:
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Re: Ju-52 & Potez 540, blue : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2728 on: May 03, 2022, 04:21:25 PM »
 ;D

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Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2729 on: May 11, 2022, 06:16:15 PM »

Offline finsrin

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Re: Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2730 on: May 12, 2022, 12:06:02 AM »
Won't be fast but is neat transport design.  Vision it as British.
« Last Edit: May 12, 2022, 01:28:25 AM by finsrin »

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Re: Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2731 on: May 12, 2022, 02:13:53 AM »
 :smiley:
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Re: Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2732 on: May 12, 2022, 02:18:06 AM »
Won't be fast but is neat transport design.  Vision it as British.


Like those Shorts's landplane airliners that were converted flying boats . . .


But where did the fins come from ?




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Re: Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2733 on: May 12, 2022, 04:02:02 AM »

 ;) ;) ;)

the fins are from a Shackleton : the Mavis ones looked too small to my taste for this combination.


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Re: Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2734 on: May 12, 2022, 12:33:11 PM »
Beautiful! It looks like an evolved Handley Page H.P.42!

Offline finsrin

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Re: Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2735 on: May 12, 2022, 02:54:55 PM »
Beautiful! It looks like an evolved Handley Page H.P.42!


Regarding H.P.42
http://beyondthesprues.com/Forum/index.php?topic=1067.0

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Re: Stratocruiser & Mavis, red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2736 on: May 12, 2022, 05:56:30 PM »

beautiful !  ;D


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Re: Ar196 (1/48) landplane, yellow : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2738 on: May 20, 2022, 01:47:28 AM »
 :smiley:
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Offline finsrin

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Re: Ar196 (1/48) landplane, yellow : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2739 on: May 20, 2022, 04:15:50 AM »
Crop duster ?

Offline ericr

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Re: Ar196 (1/48) landplane, yellow : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2740 on: May 20, 2022, 04:29:27 AM »

 civilian use  ;)

Offline apophenia

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Re: Ar196 (1/48) landplane, yellow : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2741 on: May 20, 2022, 07:27:41 AM »
civilian use  ;)

Very nice  :smiley:  And highly reminiscent of the military Arado Ar 196L-2 variant ...
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Re: Ar196 (1/48) landplane, yellow : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2742 on: May 20, 2022, 11:14:52 PM »

I didn't know that variant  ;D
looks like Stuka spats to me  ;)

Offline ericr

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F-15 (1/48) & Constellation (1/144), yellow : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2743 on: May 24, 2022, 07:17:59 PM »







« Last Edit: May 24, 2022, 07:19:44 PM by ericr »

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 :smiley:
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

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Offline ericr

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 ;D

Offline finsrin

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Also get Soviet vibe.  Is for them Politburo big wigs to go to exclusive resorts.  :smiley:

Offline ericr

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 ;)

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He 111 & Constellation (1/144), red : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.
« Reply #2749 on: May 27, 2022, 03:22:33 PM »